Adjunct Faculty - Information Systems, Analytics and Supply Chain Management

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7253002 (Ref.No. 24J331129)
Posted: June 7, 2024
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Information Systems, Analytics and Supply Chain Management at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor for the Fall of 2024 beginning October 23rd, 2024. This position is to teach the following class:

  • PMBA 8353 (Digital Futures) online

PMBA 8353 Course Description:

This course is a holistic course drawing on all areas of Information Technology. It leverages the in-depth understanding of Technology that MSIS students possess and transforms such knowledge into a new skill set of strategic leadership development at the level of the firm, economy and society. It will enable the student to assess and respond to challenges in their current work environment as well as develop strategic leadership capacity going into the future. Case studies and readings will familiarize students with literature on rapid technology-led transformations such as Schumpeterian theories of ‘creative destruction’ and derivative theories of technological restructuring at the scale of an industry such as disruptive technology/innovation. Students will be engaged in a discussion of multi-firm cases of strategic innovation and will examine policy decisions by the firm and various ethical dilemmas engendered by technological changes of the last four decades.

Position Requirements

The successful candidate should possess a Master’s or advanced degree, and/or equivalent degree/credentials in Information Systems, Computer Information Systems, Business Analytics, or related field. Demonstrated prior teaching experience of Information Systems, Computer Information Systems, or Business Analytics, and related courses at either the undergraduate or graduate level is required.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Strong industry experiences in relevant fields and/ or a PhD are a plus.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

Special Instructions to Applicants

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